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Provider News

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Provider News

At times we have some important news for our provider partners. These include messages from L.A. Care regarding federal, state and local health policies, such as the efforts aimed at changing the Affordable Care Act.

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L.A. Care's Statement on Tax Bill That Cuts ACA Individual Mandate Penalties

December 20, 2017

John Baackes, CEO of L.A. Care, issued a statement in December about the tax bill that cut the individual mandate penalities of the Affordable Care Act.

"Congress just sent the President a tax bill that is going to have a devastating impact on the nation’s health care system. In fact, it signals the beginning of the end of the individual exchange market created by the Affordable Care Act (ACA)..."